Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Argyroploce externa

Argyroploce externa (Eversmann, 1844)

on Orthilia, Pyrola

parasite

Larvae and pupae in leaves that have been folded by spinning.

host plants

Ericaceae, oligophagous

Orthilia secunda; Pyrola rotundifolia.

distribution within Europe

(PESI, 2020).

larva

Pictures on Lepiforum; see also Swatschek.

synonyms

Endothenia, Olethreutes, dalecarliana Guenée, 1845.

references

Deutsch (2012a), Disqué (1905a), Klimesch (1989a), Lepiforum (2020), Schütze (1931a), Schmid (2015a), Swatschek (1958a), Wegner (2015a).

Last modified 5.iii.2020